Effect of age upon airway obstruction and reversibility in adult patients with asthma

Nicola Scichilone, Vincenzo Bellia, Giovanni Bonsignore, Fabio Cibella, Giuseppina Cuttitta, Gianfranco Mancuso, Nicola Scichilone, Vincenzo Bellia, Antonio M. Vignola

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Abstract

In a cross-sectional study we evaluated the effect of aging (separately from that of duration of disease) on airway obstruction and reversibility by comparing two groups of non-smoker patients with asthma.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1336-1342
Number of pages7
JournalChest
Volume114
Publication statusPublished - 1998

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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    Scichilone, N., Bellia, V., Bonsignore, G., Cibella, F., Cuttitta, G., Mancuso, G., Scichilone, N., Bellia, V., & Vignola, A. M. (1998). Effect of age upon airway obstruction and reversibility in adult patients with asthma. Chest, 114, 1336-1342.